With one proposal to pay off Illinois’ pension debt asking the typical homeowner to pay more than $1,900 in additional property taxes for the next 30 years, the stakes for pension reform have never been clearer.View Report
Chicago Alderman Marty Quinn is attempting to squeeze out home-sharing in the 13th Ward.
The state agreed to the tax credits in exchange for Capital One hiring 210 new employees and retaining 900.
Former U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Dennis Hastert had been receiving nearly $30,000 annually from the underfunded General Assembly Retirement System.
As state debts mount and budget plans remain in limbo, Illinois lawmakers move to expand EDGE tax credits.